Introduction: Canonizing Toni Morrison

Peterson, Nancy J.
September 1993
Modern Fiction Studies;Fall/Winter93, Vol. 39 Issue 3/4, p461
Academic Journal
Presents a scholarly introduction to the novelist Toni Morrison. Family life and upbringing; Beginnings as a writer; Themes, literary style and plots of her writings; Winner of 1993 Nobel Prize for Literature; Critical analysis of her work over the years; Canonization of Toni Morrison as black leader; Struggle for recognition as a serious writer.


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